Rates and Rules


Occupancy, Rates and Fees
Check In-2 p.m. | Check Out-11 a.m.
Tent Sites $30.00/night Includes up to 4 people and 1 vehicle
RV Sites (water/electric – No Sewer) $45.00/night Includes up to 4 people and 1 vehicle
Cabin A (NO heat/electricity) $45.00/night Includes up to 4 people and 1 vehicle
Cabins B-M (WITH heat/electricity) $62.00/night Includes up to 4 people and 1 vehicle
Weekly Rates (Off Season Only) Buy 5 nights, get 2 nights free Includes up to 4 people and 1 vehicle
Long Term Rates Available Call for rates, information, availability Restrictions apply.
Fee – Additional Person $5.00/per person/per night Max 6 people per site
Fee – Additional Vehicle $5.00/per vehicle/per night Max 2 per site as space allows. Some sites do not allow enough room for more than one vehicle. Additional vehicles may be required to park in overflow area.
Fee – Late Checkout $5.00/hr. until 1 p.m. Late checkout is permitted with prior approval only, based upon availability of site. Failure to vacate your site by 1 p.m. may result in tow and/or removal of personal items at responsible party’s expense.
Fee – Dump Fee for Non-Guests $35.00  
Fee – Replacement Key $25.00  
Fee – Excessive Trash or Broken Glass $25.00  
Fee – Smoking Violation $200.00  
-Management reserves the right to charge actual costs plus a service charge for property damage.

-3 night minimum on holiday weekends (Memorial/Independence/Labor Day).

-2 night minimum on popular area event weekends. Dirty 30|Lou Bunch/Father’s Day | Stills in the Hills | Gilpin County Fair | Beer Fest| Hill Climb

General Information
  In Season Off Season Comments
Dates May 1 – Sept 30 Oct 1 – Apr 30  
Quiet Hours Midnight – 8 a.m. 10 p.m. – 8 a.m. We want you to have a good time, but please be respectful of other campers. Avoid screaming, loud music and loud voices.
Store Hours 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. 7 a.m. – 9 p.m. Our store is well stocked. Check it out!
Laundry Hours 7 a.m. – 9 p.m. 7 a.m. – 9 p.m. Last load wash/dry must be completed by 8:45 p.m.
Dump Station and Water Open Closed Water to RV sites and dump station are closed during off season. Exact dates are dependent upon first/last freeze of the season. Fresh water during off season is available at the main building.
Restrooms/Showers Closed daily from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. for cleaning.
Check-Ins If you intend to arrive before 2 p.m., please notify our office and we will make every effort to have your cabin/site available, however, we cannot guarantee its availability until 2 p.m. We ask that you honor our Check-Out time promptly to minimize hardship on our housekeeping staff and the next guests arriving and to avoid a late check-out fee.
Forms of Payment Cash or Credit Card – Visa/MasterCard/Discover. No checks. Credit card on file required for all sites.
Speed Limit 5 MPH. Please observe our speed limit to ensure the safety of our guests. Remember…children are playing!
Emergencies Call 911. The Sheriff’s Office is located across the street in the justice center building.
Your Responsibility
It is your responsibility to review and follow the rules. Your reservation payment constitutes your acceptance of these rules. Management reserves the right to charge the stated violation fees and/or eject any party from the campground without a refund for violation of any of these rules.
Cancellation Policy
NO REFUNDS FOR EARLY DEPARTURES. Camping is an outdoor experience. We do not give refunds due to the whims of Mother Nature.

-If you cancel (7) SEVEN or more days prior to your arrival date, a service charge of $15.00 plus 2.9% state sales tax ($15.45 total) will be charged. The balance of your deposit will be refunded.

-If you cancel SIX (6) days or less of your arrival date no refunds will be given. 2 p.m. will be the time used to determine cancellation date.   -No refunds for monthly reservations.

No Show Policy
NO REFUNDS FOR NO SHOWS. Management reserves the right to re-book your site if you fail to call us at 303-582-9979 to let us know you will not be arriving by 8 p.m. mountain time on your scheduled check-in date.



Pet Policy
We love and welcome well-behaved domestic pets. They must be leashed, picked up after and kept quiet and under control at all times. Pets may not be left unattended or tied up outside. Animal control will be immediately called for unattended pets.

Cats are not allowed in cabins. A maximum of three (3) pets per campsite/cabin are allowed. Pets are prohibited from the store, laundry room, restrooms, and playground. Failure to comply with the pet policy may result in you being asked to leave without a refund. Aggressive dogs of any breed are not permitted. Good behavior is required and appreciated by other guests around you.

Smoking Policy
NO SMOKING OF ANY KIND IS ALLOWED IN THE CABINS OR ANY BUILDINGS. Please be courteous when you smoke outside. Dispose of cigarette butts properly and keep your smoke away from other guests.   The use of marijuana is prohibited on Base Camp property.
Responsible Party and Violation Charges
Each site/cabin requires a responsible party to be registered. Credit card information for the responsible party must be given at the time

of reservation/registration even if paying by cash. The credit card of the responsible party will be charged the amount stated for

violation of any of the rules. You are responsible for damage caused by yourself and/or members of your camping party, your

visitors and your pets. Parents are expected to act responsibly in the watch and care of their children and pets. Campground staff

members are not babysitters or pet sitters.   Children must be supervised by an adult at all times.

Upon check-out, you must lock your cabin and return your key to the office. Please remember to turn the heat and lights off.

NO CATS IN CABINS. NO SMOKING IN CABINS. Our housekeeping staff checks the cabins after every departure. Smoking violations,

excessive trash and failure to return your key upon check-out will result in additional charges to the responsible party.

Ground disposal of gray or black drain water is prohibited by state law. Wastewater must be disposed of into dump station.

Water/Dump Station is seasonal. Onsite RV pumping is available by an outside vendor. Ask our staff for contact information.

Generators | Dish Washing
For the enjoyment of all guests, generators are not permitted at any of our sites. Washing dishes outside at site faucets is prohibited.

Our laundry room has a sink available for this purpose. (Bring your own soap and sponge.)

Each camper is responsible for taking their own trash to the dumpster. Your trash must be tied in plastic bags. Dumpsters are

located on the northwest side of the park for your convenience. Do not leave your trash outside. Please keep your site/cabin neat and

leave it clean for the next campers. Failure to comply may result in an excessive trash fee charged to the responsible party.

Campfires are allowed ONLY in the designated, self-contained fire-pits.   Glass bottles are not permitted at campsites. Please consume drinks in cans or plastic bottles only please. Broken glass left at the campsite may result in an excessive trash fee charged to the responsible party.
Cutting Trees
Cutting trees and/or breaking branches are prohibited. We sell wood bundles at the store for your convenience. We appreciate your

respect for our property.

Firearms and Fireworks
The display or use of fireworks and firearms is prohibited on park property. This includes BB, pellet and airsoft guns.
Recreational Vehicles and Bicycles
ATVs, golf carts, dirt bikes and mini-bikes are not allowed to be driven by guests on park property. For your safety, bicycles should not be

used after sunset. The park is very dark at night. Please use a flashlight. We care about your safety.

Vehicle Repairs
Vehicle repairs including oil changes and washing of vehicles & RV’s are not permitted in the park. You may check with the local listings

for businesses that provide these services.   Park staff is not allowed to work on guests RV’s.

Your visitors are welcome at Base Camp. Guests and visitors are expected to read and adhere to all campground rules. Our rules are

presented or reviewed at time of Check-In to the responsible party. All visitors must leave the campground by 10 p.m.

The Responsible Party is responsible for the conduct of their visitors and will be responsible for violation charges.

Neither Base Camp at Golden Gate Canyon nor any of its employees are responsible for accidents, injuries or losses from any cause.

Management reserves the right to refuse service, limit the length of stay and the number of persons or vehicles per site and/or evict any person or party without refund.

Last But Not Least
Please enjoy your stay! We love happy campers! We will do our best to help you have a positive experience. We welcome constructive criticism. If something needs our attention, please tell us.   We can’t improve it if we don’t know about it.

Thank you for your business! Come back often! Let’s Camp!